Anticipating Project Problems
If you have time for managing one thing only, then manage the project risks. Project risk management is the opposite of project crisis management. It is the only way to anticipate project problems. Project Managers want problems; they don’t want to be shocked.
The decisive moment for a Project Manager
Professional project managers are judged at the project closure. May the product of the project be good, but the actual project a failure? PMs should meet the management goals to finish on time, on budget, etc.